The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 14 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 41 83 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.20% 18.91% -
As % of the General category 38.32% 52.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 41 78 0
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

General Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
107 159 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 31.85% 36.22% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 104 144 47
Median salary £41,250 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £25,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £53,640
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Games
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Ipswich region.

Games Salary Trend in Ipswich

Games
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for Games.

1 50 (58.14%) Online Games
2 42 (48.84%) HTML
2 42 (48.84%) JavaScript
3 41 (47.67%) CSS
4 38 (44.19%) C#
5 33 (38.37%) Java
6 29 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (33.72%) HTML5
7 28 (32.56%) CSS3
8 23 (26.74%) Apple iOS
8 23 (26.74%) Android
8 23 (26.74%) Web Development
9 20 (23.26%) QA
9 20 (23.26%) AngularJS
10 19 (22.09%) Finance
11 18 (20.93%) SQL Server
11 18 (20.93%) Xbox
11 18 (20.93%) Front End Development
12 17 (19.77%) TypeScript
12 17 (19.77%) OOP
12 17 (19.77%) OO
13 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
13 16 (18.60%) ISEB
13 16 (18.60%) Cocoa
13 16 (18.60%) Objective-C
13 16 (18.60%) Android Development
13 16 (18.60%) iOS Development
13 16 (18.60%) Mobile App
13 16 (18.60%) Mentoring
13 16 (18.60%) Cocoa Touch

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.16%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (8.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (8.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (4.65%) OLAP
3 4 (4.65%) OLAP Cube
3 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.16%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Selenium
2 9 (10.47%) SoapUI
3 7 (8.14%) Calabash
3 7 (8.14%) Cucumber
3 7 (8.14%) JUnit
4 1 (1.16%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.16%) JIRA
General
1 19 (22.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 58 (67.44%) Developer
2 23 (26.74%) Web Developer
3 21 (24.42%) Analyst
4 18 (20.93%) Software Analyst
5 16 (18.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 16 (18.60%) Mobile Developer
6 15 (17.44%) C# Developer
6 15 (17.44%) QA Tester
6 15 (17.44%) SQL Developer
6 15 (17.44%) Tester
7 14 (16.28%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 13 (15.12%) QA Analyst
8 13 (15.12%) QA Test Analyst
8 13 (15.12%) Test Analyst
9 12 (13.95%) Automation Test Analyst
9 12 (13.95%) iOS Developer
9 12 (13.95%) QA Automation Analyst
10 11 (12.79%) Automation Tester
10 11 (12.79%) QA Automation Tester
11 10 (11.63%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (48.84%) HTML
2 41 (47.67%) CSS
3 29 (33.72%) HTML5
4 28 (32.56%) CSS3
5 20 (23.26%) AngularJS
6 16 (18.60%) Cocoa
6 16 (18.60%) Cocoa Touch
6 16 (18.60%) Core Animation
7 15 (17.44%) Kendo UI
8 8 (9.30%) .NET
8 8 (9.30%) RESTful
9 6 (6.98%) jQuery
10 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (2.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 1 (1.16%) DirectX
11 1 (1.16%) Middleware
11 1 (1.16%) OpenGL
11 1 (1.16%) SOAP
11 1 (1.16%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 50 (58.14%) Online Games
2 18 (20.93%) Xbox
3 16 (18.60%) Animation
3 16 (18.60%) Mobile App
4 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.74%) Android
1 23 (26.74%) Apple iOS
2 7 (8.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.74%) Web Development
3 18 (20.93%) Front End Development
4 17 (19.77%) OO
4 17 (19.77%) OOP
5 16 (18.60%) Android Development
5 16 (18.60%) iOS Development
5 16 (18.60%) Mentoring
6 14 (16.28%) TDD
7 12 (13.95%) Automation Testing
7 12 (13.95%) Mobile Development
8 11 (12.79%) Manual Testing
9 9 (10.47%) BDD
10 8 (9.30%) SDLC
10 8 (9.30%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (8.14%) Software Testing
11 7 (8.14%) Test Automation
12 3 (3.49%) Data Modelling
13 1 (1.16%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.84%) JavaScript
2 38 (44.19%) C#
3 33 (38.37%) Java
4 17 (19.77%) TypeScript
5 16 (18.60%) Apple Swift
5 16 (18.60%) Objective-C
6 11 (12.79%) SQL
7 8 (9.30%) Python
8 7 (8.14%) Perl
9 3 (3.49%) R
10 1 (1.16%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (18.60%) ISEB
2 10 (11.63%) ISTQB
3 6 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (23.26%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.16%) Facebook
Ipswich, Suffolk
Derivco Ipswich Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Playtech
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago